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H Amdt 676 - Repeals Indefinite Military Detention Provisions - Key Vote

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (House) (191-230) - (Key vote)

Title: Repeals Indefinite Military Detention Provisions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment to HR 4435 that requires certain individuals to be transferred for a trial and proceedings by court immediately upon coming into custody of the federal government.

Highlights:
  • Requires an individual who is part of al-Qaeda, the Taliban, or an associated force and who has been detained in United States territory to be transferred for a trial and proceedings by court immediately upon coming into custody of the federal government.
  • Prohibits an individual detained, captured, or arrested in the United States or its territories from being transferred to the custody of the Armed Forces for detention.
Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Repeals Indefinite Military Detention Provisions

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